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by Wilding Productions
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eye 1,476
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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by TV 10 CBS, WCAU-TV Philadelphia
movies
eye 1,560
favorite 7
comment 2
Features bands playing at music stand; plus 20 minute film of amusement park, rides and circus.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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movies
eye 1,441
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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by Wolff (Raphael G.) Studios, Inc.
movies
eye 13,438
favorite 31
comment 2
This opulently produced film defines freedom as the abundance of electric power, and reviews U.S. history from an electrocentric viewpoint. With animation.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Electricity, Patriotism, Animation: Advertising
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movies
eye 12,088
favorite 20
comment 3
0589 PA8114 San Francisco 1939
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Amateur Films, Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906, San Francisco: Scenics: Historical, San Francisco:...
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
eye 5,360
favorite 7
comment 2
Daily life in a South Dakota town during the Great Depression, shot by Ivan Besse. This is from the beginning of 0693_HM_Ivan_Besse_collection_Britton_South_Dakota_1938-39_Reel_3_10_00_53_00
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Amateur films, Home movies, South Dakota: Everyday life
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
eye 4,375
favorite 7
comment 2
Daily life in a South Dakota town during the Great Depression, shot by Ivan Besse.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Amateur films, Home movies, South Dakota: Everyday life
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
eye 27,501
favorite 65
comment 7
Amateur film made in Manhattan, New York City during World War II, showing a Greenwich Village street art exhibition, springtime at Coney Island, and Greenwich Village stilled by a snowstorm.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Amateur films, New York City: History, Weather: Blizzards
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
eye 8,328
favorite 11
comment 3
Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
eye 55,849
favorite 80
comment 7
Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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by Unknown
movies
eye 8,771
favorite 15
comment 2
Home movie showing travels to key U.S. tourist destinations, mostly by air.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Amateur films, Tourism, Aviation: Commercial
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by Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 16,656
favorite 35
comment 8
Family values in action bring happiness and concord.
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Topics: Social guidance, Families, Amateur films
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by Kahlenberg
movies
eye 59,642
favorite 83
comment 12
The comfort and delight of transatlantic air travel at the beginning of the jet age.
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Topics: Airline industry, Transportation: Air, Tourism
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by Cornell University
movies
eye 261,591
favorite 117
comment 6
Lively children illustrate the results of good nutrition, affection, and intelligent care.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Agriculture: Food industry: Meat, Nutrition
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by Niles (Fred) Communications Centers, Inc.
movies
eye 30,752
favorite 45
comment 10
How to be an effective supermarket checker.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: Consumerism, Agriculture: Food industry, Occupations: Retail
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by Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
movies
eye 23,391
favorite 23
comment 6
Shows transportation system necessary to move agricultural crops from farm to factory, where they are made into Heinz food products, especially ketchup.
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Topics: Agriculture: Food industry, Food: Condiments, Transportation: General
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by Unknown
movies
eye 15,285
favorite 18
comment 2
Beef's importance to American society and economy, and the Union Pacific Railroads's importance to the beef industry.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Meat: Production, Transportation: Railroad, Agriculture: Food industry
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by U.S. Department of Agriculture
movies
eye 11,990
favorite 30
comment 1
Presents today's supermarkets as the showplaces of agriculture; discusses methods of improvement in the growing, handling, processing, and shipping of food products.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Agriculture: Food industry, Consumerism
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by Michigan State Department of Health
movies
eye 2,883
favorite 5
comment 1
Peter Borik, a farmer, contracts tuberculosis but avoids seeking medical assistance. The film shows the grave consequences of his decision without ever showing Peter himself.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Medicine: Tuberculosis, Medicine: Public health, Agriculture: Farms and farming
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by Unknown
movies
eye 7,262
favorite 16
comment 8
Sings the praises of rural electrification. Story of a farm family whose work and play are transformed when their place is hooked up to the grid.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Electricity, Rural America, Agriculture: Farms and farming
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by Blake (B.K.) Inc.
movies
eye 6,270
favorite 15
comment 4
How milk is made, transported and processed.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Food: Dairy industry, Agriculture: Dairy industry, Animals: Cows
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by Agrafilms Productions
movies
eye 5,762
favorite 10
comment 3
Kodachrome epic showing the manufacture and processing of dairy products, together with the American middle-class lifestyle they enrich.
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Topics: Agriculture: Dairy industry, Food: Dairy industry, Occupations: Dairy industry
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by Dynamic Films
movies
eye 3,886
favorite 10
comment 3
Problem of housing for senior citizens.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Aging, Houses and homes
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 16,661
favorite 21
comment 4
Travelogue, made for theatrical showing, promoting tourism in Coral Gables, Florida. Shows colorful parrots, the University of Miami, and a visit to the beach.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Automobiles: Advertising, Travelogues, Florida
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 18,979
favorite 75
comment 4
Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles, Families: 1960s
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 26,003
favorite 88
comment 5
Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles, Families: 1960s
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by Knickerbocker Productions
movies
eye 40,215
favorite 51
comment 9
Shows the differences in the life experience of three male babies from three different social classes. One young man succeeds his father as president of the family manufacturing company. Another, a middle-class white-collar worker at the same company, leaves the town of his birth and moves to New York City where he becomes a respected advertising art director, thus rising in social status. A third, born into the working class, trains as a mechanic and holds an influential job at a service...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Sociology, Class, 1950s
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by University of California at Los Angeles, Extension Media Center
movies
eye 21,413
favorite 68
comment 2
Presents the experiences of a teenage African American, who relates his views of the System, war, revolution, the Watts community of Los Angeles, the Black Panther Party and the police. The importance of the discussion is the necessity of being one's own self. Director: Richard Wells. Editor: Andrew Stein. Photographer: Robert Grant. Sound: Wendell Handy. Assistant Camera: Clifford Stewart. Production Manager: Edward Kutner. Assistant Production Manager: Gene Kopp. Executive Producer: George...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: African Americans, Psychology, Los Angeles
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by On Film, Inc.
movies
eye 132,338
favorite 310
comment 25
Thoughtfully made advertising sales promo film extolling 1950s suburbanites as citizens and consumers.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 25 reviews )
Topics: Suburbia, Cold War, Consumerism
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by Universal Newsreel
movies
eye 10,401
favorite 11
comment 3
Earl C. Anthony, Terraplane automobile dealer, takes pictures of airplane landing atop Terraplane car.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Stunts, Automobiles, Aviation: Stunts
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 5,769
favorite 11
comment 2
Defensive driving film explaining the importance of awareness of surrounding vehicles.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Safety: Driving, Automobiles: Advertising